Tag: Urban

Top Summer Hostels to Enjoy Europe’s Hottest Destinations

Top Summer Hostels to Enjoy Europe’s Hottest Destinations

| July 1, 2011

What’s top of your summer holiday list? Somewhere with a pool? Somewhere close to the beach? Or somewhere with sea view where you can enjoy a drink at sunset? Well, if you want all this without leaving a hole in your pocket, take a look at some of these places which promise budget fun in […]

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Floods Hit Singapore

Floods Hit Singapore

The Singaporean Government is relooking Singapore’s drainage systems and building codes in the wake of the year’s worst flood. On Sunday, an intense bout of rainfall washed out retailers in Tanglin Mall and caused a traffic snarl along Bukit Timah Road. A real bad days for tourists in Singapore.

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Beautiful Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington DC

Beautiful Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington DC

AMERICANS celebrated the beauty of Washington’s landmark pink cherry blossoms, but also had at heart the tragedies which jolted Japan on March 11. People come to Washington D.C. to show their support. I think many people have a lot of friends, students affected by Japan earthquake. One visitor, Chris Hudler, a 31-year-old soccer coach, said […]

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Amsterdam Coolest Concept Stores

Amsterdam Coolest Concept Stores

By Yuli Linssen Kaminitz, guest blogger from EasyToBook.com In the last couple of years, a new trend in the retail shopping field have entered our lives and since then it refuses to go away. As you could probably already figured out from the header, we are talking about concept stores. So what is a concept […]

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Seven Healthiest Cities In The World

Seven Healthiest Cities In The World

| April 30, 2011 | 3 Comments

Many cities around the world are great places to live because of availability of recreation and high life expectancy rates. Countries that have high physician-patient ratios tend to be healthier than those with fewer physicians. Low infant mortality rates and rates of disease are important to the health of a city, but there are many […]

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Why Calgary is Better than Edmonton

Why Calgary is Better than Edmonton

| April 20, 2011 | 3 Comments

Calgary is the biggest city in Alberta, Canada. The city is located in the southern part of the province, about 50mi (80km) east of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. The City of Calgary had a 2006 population of 988,193 and it is still growing. Calgary is the 3rd largest municipality in Canada, and largest in Alberta.

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